I’ve just finished reading “The Authoritarians” by Robert Altemeyer of the University of Manitoba. He has spent a lifetime researching authoritarian personalities, of which he finds two types. I want to emphasize that his work is evidence-driven, based on a number of different surveys. Right-Wing Authoritarian followers (RWA, and he is not using right-wing in a […]

The limits of Science

Let us consider what the domain of science covers. There is a hierarchy in science arranged like a tree: physics, chemistry, geology, biochemistry, biology. Each one is constrained by the rules of its parent, yet at the same time exhibits behaviors that go beyond those of the parent. But physics is itself the child of […]


Q. Why did the multiprocessing chicken cross the road? A. to To other side. get the — Jason Whittington